On the Semantics of the Greenlandic Antipassive and Related Constructions

@article{Bittner1987OnTS,
  title={On the Semantics of the Greenlandic Antipassive and Related Constructions},
  author={M. Bittner},
  journal={International Journal of American Linguistics},
  year={1987},
  volume={53},
  pages={194 - 231}
}
  • M. Bittner
  • Published 1987
  • Sociology
  • International Journal of American Linguistics
I Several people have made important contributions to this study. For the data I thank my informants: Karen Recinella in Copenhagen; Hans Kristiansen, Enoch Skade, and Knud Knudsen in Ukkusissat; and Robert Petersen of Ilisimatusarfik in Nuuk. Their thoughtfulness, patience, and sense of humor made my semantic inquiries both interesting and pleasant. At the University of Texas at Austin I thank first of all Irene Heim, for teaching me semantics and for innumerable discussions about the WGE data… Expand
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